The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 33 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 28 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.96% 2.32% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 8.83% 5.70% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £174 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.93%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
317 228 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.84% 40.64% 49.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 127 104
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £14.60 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £90.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 22 £450 +125.00% 9
North Wales - 1 £300 - 2
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UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 41 (63.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (33.85%) Active Directory
5 20 (30.77%) Citrix
6 17 (26.15%) Red Hat
7 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
8 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 14 (21.54%) Open Source
9 14 (21.54%) IIS
9 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.00%) Java
10 13 (20.00%) JBoss
10 13 (20.00%) Clustering
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (16.92%) Linux
12 11 (16.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (16.92%) Spring
12 11 (16.92%) Hyperic
13 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (12.31%) VMware ESX
14 8 (12.31%) SOAP
14 8 (12.31%) MCP
14 8 (12.31%) BMC
14 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
14 8 (12.31%) XenApp
14 8 (12.31%) JSON
14 8 (12.31%) Scala

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.54%) IIS
2 13 (20.00%) JBoss
3 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
6 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.08%) nginx
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.54%) Lync
8 1 (1.54%) ArcSDE
8 1 (1.54%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JMeter
1 3 (4.62%) Selenium
1 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.08%) Gradle
2 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
2 2 (3.08%) Electronics
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (13.85%) Consultant
2 8 (12.31%) Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Server Support
4 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Change Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Wintel Support
8 2 (3.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Spring
2 8 (12.31%) JSON
2 8 (12.31%) SOAP
2 8 (12.31%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (12.31%) REST
2 8 (12.31%) Apache Camel
3 3 (4.62%) CSS3
3 3 (4.62%) Spring MVC
3 3 (4.62%) jQuery
3 3 (4.62%) RESTful
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.62%) HTML5
3 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.62%) Java SE
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) Java EE
4 1 (1.54%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Open Source
2 13 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.62%) AS400
4 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) LPAR
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (16.92%) Linux
5 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.15%) AIX
8 3 (4.62%) OS/400
9 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.08%) Fedora
9 2 (3.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.69%) Scrum
3 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.62%) MVC
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL
4 3 (4.62%) SOA
5 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.08%) Project Management
5 2 (3.08%) Service Management
5 2 (3.08%) Change Management
5 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.08%) Kanban
5 2 (3.08%) BDD
5 2 (3.08%) Change Control
5 2 (3.08%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.08%) DevOps
5 2 (3.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Java
2 8 (12.31%) Scala
3 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) MCP
5 4 (6.15%) RHCE
6 2 (3.08%) VCP5
6 2 (3.08%) RHCSA
6 2 (3.08%) RHCT
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (63.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.85%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.31%) VMware ESX
3 8 (12.31%) XenApp
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.62%) vCloud
7 1 (1.54%) NFS
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.54%) vSphere
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Hyperic
2 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.54%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.54%) Legato
4 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Citrix
2 17 (26.15%) Red Hat
3 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.31%) BMC
5 5 (7.69%) McAfee
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco
7 3 (4.62%) IBM
7 3 (4.62%) Sophos
7 3 (4.62%) Symantec
8 2 (3.08%) F5
8 2 (3.08%) SAP
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) ESRI
9 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.54%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Lotus
Wales
Senitor Associates
Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago